• U.S. to accept 10000th Syrian refugee Monday
U.S. to accept 10000th Syrian refugee Monday

U.S. Ambassador to Jordan Alice Wells, top left, poses for a photo with Syrian refugee Ahmad al-Abboud and his family at in Amman, Jordan before being resettled in the US. "More than 7,500 refugees fleeing the conflict in Syria have been admitted to the United States since October 1", explains Roll Call, a Washington, D.C.

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  • Four Stabbed At Notting Hill Carnival
Four Stabbed At Notting Hill Carnival

These included two sexual offences, 37 drugs offences, 13 counts of possession of offensive weapons and alleged theft and public disorder. The "super-recognisers" will be inside a CCTV control room seeking out both offenders committing crimes and anyone with bail conditions which ought to stop them from attending the event.

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  • Rebels, civilians to vacate Daraya following deal
Rebels, civilians to vacate Daraya following deal

The declaration Saturday comes only a day after the evacuation of almost 5,000 residents and fighters from the suburb began. Daraya is the largest town in the Western Ghouta countryside, and the second most important stronghold for the rebels in the countryside of Damascus, after Douma, the major rebel bastion east of the capital Damascus.

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  • Suddenly it's Trump sounding soft on illegal immigration
Suddenly it's Trump sounding soft on illegal immigration

Critics say Trump fails to address his own stumbles in dealing with the Black community. It has been 30 years since the country embarked on an immigration overhaul, and the ambivalence of voters like Green is one reason why. In the early 1990s, two-thirds of Americans surveyed by Pew characterized immigrants as a burden on society, but now almost...

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  • U.S. president pledges to rebuild flood-ravaged Louisiana
U.S. president pledges to rebuild flood-ravaged Louisiana

President Barack Obama visited the area this week amid criticism that he waited too long to come. "Even after the TV cameras leave, the whole country is going to continue to support you and help you until we get folks back in their homes and lives are rebuilt".

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  • Kevin Durant: Olympics experience 'therapy for me'
Kevin Durant: Olympics experience 'therapy for me'

I'm a lifer in the game. Nemanja Nedovic paced Serbia with 14 points. Since Colangelo joined Team USA in 2005, the United States has won gold at the 2008 Beijing Olympics and 2012 London Olympics to go along with seven other FIBA championships, winning 76 straight games along the way.

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  • India's Future Is Incomplete Without Kashmir: Rajnath Singh
India's Future Is Incomplete Without Kashmir: Rajnath Singh

Another youth was killed on Wednesday by security forces armed with shotguns in India-held Kashmir which is reeling from weeks of deadly violence, police said. He added that, "security personnel have been asked to exercise maximum restraint". The security forces fired tear gas and shotguns to disperse the crowd, which had defied a curfew to gathe...

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  • Armed police order woman to remove burkini on French beach
Armed police order woman to remove burkini on French beach

The woman was issued a ticket for not wearing "an outfit respecting good morals and secularism ", reported Agence France-Presse. The 34-year-old former air hostess, named only as Siam , was approached by three officers while at La Bocca beach in Cannes with her young children, and was ordered to take off her floral-patterned headscarf.

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  • South African assets sink after police summon finance minister
South African assets sink after police summon finance minister

According to a statement issued by Treasury on Wednesday, Gordhan said he received legal council and subsequently decided not to present himself to the Hawks as instructed by letter sent to him earlier in the week. Mr Gordhan was roped in a year ago in December to replace little known David van Rooyen, who was only in office for four days following...

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  • Child bomber in Turkey not the only violent use of children
Child bomber in Turkey not the only violent use of children

In Iraq, freedom of movement can be restrictive for young men of fighting age - especially anyone traveling from restive areas near Islamic State territory. No group has been defined yet as the author of the thwarted attack, although the authorities suspect that it was planned by the Islamic State. "If people join bringing their children, it's ...

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  • Paris tourism has lost €750 million since terror attacks
Paris tourism has lost €750 million since terror attacks

After months of terrorist attacks across France, the economy of Paris has lost nearly $1 billion in tourism revenue in the first half of 2016 compared to the first six months of 2015, according to a Tuesday report . The tourism sector now constitutes 7% of France's GNP, but this figure is expected to change due to the drastic drop in the numbe...

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  • Jonathan Blow's 'The Witness' Arrives on Xbox One Next Month
Jonathan Blow's 'The Witness' Arrives on Xbox One Next Month

Speaking about what the new version would be like, Blow said, "There are some technical differences, but it's basically the same game". Maddeningly tricky puzzle game The Witness is coming to Xbox One on September 13 , lead designer Jonathan Blow announced .

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  • Briton arrested over Bali police officer's death
Briton arrested over Bali police officer's death

A manhunt was launched for the pair after Connor's ATM card and driver's license were found at the crime scene. The mother-of-two is well known on the New South Wales north coast for her small business Byron Bay Fresh Pasta . But Sihombing said Ms Connor lost her bag on the beach, and Mr Taylor approached Mr Sudarsa on the beach to ask if he had...

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  • 1 man killed, Louisiana trooper wounded in New Orleans
1 man killed, Louisiana trooper wounded in New Orleans

When authorities located one of the suspects, he began to fire at police who returned fire, striking the suspect, Harrison said. Details were not immediately available about the man who was killed. "It's embedded in there", Louisiana State Police Colonel Michael Edmonson said at a press conference. New Orleans Police Department spokesman Tyler ...

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  • Trump to propose political tests for immigrants
Trump to propose political tests for immigrants

He also called for worldwide efforts to cut off funding to terrorist groups, expanded intelligence sharing, and cyberwarfare - all steps that are part of the existing White House strategy. "We are going to work with anyone in the Middle East who is in agreement with us that ISIS needs to be extinguished", the senior campaign adviser said.

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  • Donald Trump's Campaign Manager Says Apology Message Was His Decision
Donald Trump's Campaign Manager Says Apology Message Was His Decision

Trump announced Friday on Twitter he accepted Manafort's resignation, though he didn't specify why. "I am very appreciative for his great work in helping to get us where we are today, and in particular his work guiding us through the delegate and convention process.

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  • 5 hurt in attack on military vehicle in eastern Turkey
5 hurt in attack on military vehicle in eastern Turkey

Turkish leaders on Thursday accused the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) of waging three attacks in less than 24 hours that for the first time struck areas in the east that are not predominantly Kurdish. Dozens of other people, including some 20 police officers, were wounded, officials said. More than 600 members of the Turkish security...

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  • GOP leaders hopeful Trump staff shake-up triggers new momentum
GOP leaders hopeful Trump staff shake-up triggers new momentum

But the Hillary Clinton campaign and its associated PACs have been very busy, with the Orlando-Daytona Beach-Melbourne TV market ranking number one in the entire nation in ad spending for the race with $8.1 million in ads. base largely sidelined. "If you look at Stephen Bannon and what they've built at Breitbart , it's win at all costs", Corey Lew...

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  • Experts Agree: Leaked NSA Code Is Authentic
Experts Agree: Leaked NSA Code Is Authentic

Former NSA contractor Snowden gave credence to the hack in a series of tweets on Tuesday, August 17, going as far as to suggest that the attack on the the USA intelligence agency's malware server was state-backed. The content of the files is secret, the group said in its announcement. If the information leaked threatens the lives of the agents...

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  • Amnesty Charged With Sedition Over Kashmir Event
Amnesty Charged With Sedition Over Kashmir Event

Investigations into the charges of sedition filed against Amnesty International would rely heavily on the videos taken at the event. ABVP activists have also submitted a CD containing video recording of the event after filing a complaint with police.

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